2017 Mazda CX-5 For Sale From CardinaleWay Mazda Near Henderson

The Mazda CX-5 is beloved by both owners and members of the automotive press. After all, the Mazda CX-5 is the most fun-to-drive crossover on the market today. Customers of the Henderson area Mazda dealer report the 2017 Mazda CX-5 provides a driving experience that far surpasses the competition.

The Mazda CX-5 gets a complete redesign for 2017. The ride is smoother and the cabin is quieter. The styling is sharper, with a more aggressive stance. With its twin exhaust tips and rear roof spoiler, even the base trim level is stunning. The combination of a curvaceous body and long hood gives the CX-5 an extremely sporty look that’s reminiscent of its larger sibling, the Mazda CX-9.

The interior takes on a new aura of sophistication and there are some new features, too. Add excellent fuel economy and innovative safety equipment and you can see why the 2017 Mazda CX-5 stands head and shoulders above the competition.

The CX-5 provides a smooth ride, even when driving over bumps and rough road surfaces. Changing lanes quickly is effortless, thanks to the CX-5’s responsive handling and sharp steering. Taking corners is no problem for the CX-5. Mazda’s new G-Vectoring Control transfers weight to the front tires electronically, enhancing handling. According to Edmunds, the 2017 Mazda CX-5 handles better than any other small crossover.

Henderson Mazda Drivers Are Going To Love Motor Trends Thoughts On The CX-5

Motor Trend heaped acclaim on the 2017 Mazda CX-5, writing: "Since its 2012 debut, the Mazda CX-5 has been praised widely and consistently for its inspiring steering and confident handling, peppy and efficient four-cylinder engine, engaging exterior, and handsome interior designs. … For 2017, this excellence remains, yet myriad changes further improve the redesigned CX-5."

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is a compact crossover that seats five and is offered in Sport, Touring, Grand Select and Grand Touring trim levels. Expected in late 2017, as of this writing, the long-awaited Mazda CX-5 Diesel has yet to be released.

Under the hood is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine producing 187 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque, teamed to a standard six-speed automatic gearbox featuring manual-shift and Sport modes. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. EPA-estimated fuel economy is rated at 24 mpg city/31 mpg highway with front-wheel drive. With all-wheel-drive, those numbers drop slightly to 23 mpg city/29 mpg highway.*

Mazda has always been at the forefront of safety technology, so it’s no surprise it received a five-star overall safety rating from the NHSTA. Now a standard feature, Smart Brake Support keeps the driver and passengers safe by automatically activating the brakes if a low-speed collision is detected. The optional Traffic Sign Recognition system projects important information such as the speed limit onto the bottom of the windshield, eliminating the need to look at the gauge cluster. Other available safety features include adaptive cruise control, high-speed automatic braking and forward collision warning.

* All vehicle mileage based on 2017 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.